Gear Supply Co

First, I have not been paid by anyone for this review. Gear Supply Co started as a guitar string subscription. You can choose if you would like to receive strings and picks every month, every other month or every 3rd month. Now to completely shake up their world, they have expanded to so much more than that. They sell straps, cleaning supplies, cables and strap locks. But I am going to focus on their basics.…

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guitar pedal chaining

So I found that all the articles explaining effects chaining were ineffective. So I decided to explain what I do because there is not something really good out there. I do use the effects loops on my amps for my modulation and time effects. Basics There is a basic order to pedals that will work but you will need play with this to find your sound. Music is an art not a science but there is a lot of engineering going into pedals now days.…

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y u no framework

This is the most common question that I receive about building web applications in Go is: “What framework should I use to build my API?” To really explain this to you, it has to do with experience, problems running Go in production and lastly, a little history lesson. Why the history lesson? What does that have to do with frameworks? If we don’t learn our history, we are doomed to repeat it.…

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simplicity in go

I have been coding in Go for a while but I keep reading about it’s problems because as Gophers, we can take criticism. The common thing is that the language is too simple and use Rob Pike’s quote to emphasize that. This in turn is totally misusing the quote. So I have found a few things that I ask myself everytime that I write some code. Is my solution in the simple and elegant form?…

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Toxic Work Environments

tl;dr: Care about your work environment not just the technology. It matters, it can destroy your life if you don’t know what to do with all the anxiety. Thank you Manny for all that you taught me. The environment just as much if not more than the tech. Anfang Recently, I have had to make some serious life changes around how I work and even where I work.…

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